Live Music



The power of live music to make folks feel good is on full display at a host of Berlin night clubs. If listening to bands and vocalists show off their skills is how you like to spend an evening, you'll find that Berlin does things right. Multiple options let you tap into the venues that 10Best readers favor, like K17, or you can get a taste of the city's offerings by visiting places like Bassy Cowboy Club, which is known for its Rock music. While many venues on the local music scene are clustered in the Mitte area, know that terrific places to hear live music can be found throughout Berlin.


Magdalena (Ex Maria am Ostbahnhof)


Starting up the district's club mile, this venue is home to Berlin's electro avant-garde. The club houses two performance spaces, the smaller of which is called Josef. Lots of visual and multimedia musical acts appear, ranging from local to...  Read More


Wild at Heart


Campy decor and loud punk and thrash make this a must try. A little harder edge than most venues, with live music Wednesday through Saturday, it's a favorite for rockabilly, hard-core punk, and rock. You can buy advance tickets to the shows next...  Read More


Fritzclub im Postbahnhof


This progressive music venue is housed in an old US military movie house. Musical figures like Ani DiFranco and Iggy Pop have made appearances. These days the club presents edgy independent acts such as Tegan and Sarah, Regina Spektor or Hot...  Read More


Bassy Cowboy Club


Bassy attracts an eclectic crowd, and it's not only for cowboys. The soundtrack is mostly music from the '50s and '60s, and the dress code is similar. Find yourself dancing wildly to jangling surf-rock, stomping country or old fashioned rock 'n'...  Read More


3
Friedrichshain


While K17 is a little out of the way in Berlin's Friedrichshain district, it's a find for lovers of Gothic and Metal. The club is a complex of spaces in two warehouse buildings; one of which includes a large room that hosts local and...  Read More


Roter Salon


Located in a side wing of the Volksbühne, the Roter Salon is a popular venue featuring a line-up of excellent local and touring acts. The DJs on duty usually play an indie rock/electro mix beloved by Berliners. However Wednesday night is always...  Read More




Lido is a live music venue located in the trendy area of Kreuzberg. Musicians from around the world have been performing here for the last few years as this is a hot new location. Sitting or standing, there is not a bad place in the house. It is...  Read More


Map
comments powered by Disqus

Build your own lists that you can easily reference or share stories with your friends.

Login ×

Forgot login/password?
Don't have an account? Create Your Account!

Enter your username or email in the box below and click
"Remind Me".

Remind Me ×
Create Account ×
Create Account ×

Already have an account?

Add to List ×
Save ×

Go to Lists Close Window ×

×